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Religion is shaping Brazil’s presidential election – but its evangelicals aren’t the same as America’s

By Amy Erica Smith — September 26, 2022

(The Conversation) — Trump and Bolsonaro use religion in similar ways, but there are key differences between the two countries’ evangelical communities – and politics.

Holding Hasidic schools to account

By Mark Silk — September 25, 2022

(RNS) — The current Supreme Court, where a new New York law is likely to end up, isn’t prone to do so.

Adam Greenway resigns as Southwestern Seminary president

By Bob Smietana — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — In resigning, Greenway said he was unprepared for the enormity of the ‘legal and financial realities’ facing the seminary.

As Jews celebrate the creation of the world, some are celebrating creativity itself

By Yonat Shimron — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — The Jewish Studio Project presupposes that all people are, as it puts it, ‘created creative.’ It encourages them to partner with God in the act of creation.

US Catholic bishops’ report to the Vatican shows a church split by politics

By Claire Giangravé — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — The results of discussions ordered by Pope Francis’ Synod on Synodality.

Don Hinkle, longtime conservative Missouri Baptist editor, has died

By Bob Smietana — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — The longtime editor of The Pathway was known for his bowties, outspoken politics and his championing of conservative Southern Baptists.

Study: More than 3/4 of Republican evangelicals want US declared a Christian nation

By Bob Smietana — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — While some Christian groups would like the US government to make their faith the official religion of the US, a new poll shows most Americans know that would be unconstitutional.

The death of Mahsa Amini in Iran demands consequential diplomacy by US

By Knox Thames — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — Statements of condemnation are essential but not enough.

Photos of the Week: Queen Elizabeth II funeral; Iranian unrest

By Kit Doyle — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II, unrest in Iran after the death of a young woman and more.

Bargain hunter scores 700-year-old medieval times document

By David Sharp — September 23, 2022

(RNS) — Academics confirmed the parchment was from The Beauvais Missal, used in the Beauvais Cathedral in France, and dated to the late 13th century.

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